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How rich Americans avoid taxes

How rich Americans avoid taxes

(USA Today) - Not to be confused with tax evasion, which is illegal, tax avoidance...

US Fed says outlook uncertain, stimulus ‘essential’

US Fed says outlook uncertain, stimulus ‘essential’

(Raw Story) - The Federal Reserve pledged Wednesday to keep boosting the US economy...

Record Wall Street Profits as Nation's Jobless Millions Cannot Afford Rent

Record Wall Street Profits as Nation's Jobless Millions...

(Common Dreams) - In a few months, when homeless people sleep on park benches under...

Just 12 US Billionaires Now Own More Than $1 Trillion in Combined Wealth

Just 12 US Billionaires Now Own More Than $1 Trillion in...

(Common Dreams) - "This is simply too much economic and political power in the hands...

Banks and tech giants including JPMorgan and Amazon pledge to hire 100,000 minority New Yorkers

Banks and tech giants including JPMorgan and Amazon pledge...

(CNBC) - The CEOs of banks, tech companies and consulting firms are forming a group...

US Postal Service announces cost-saving changes amid vote-by-mail fears

US Postal Service announces cost-saving changes amid vote-by-mail...

(Guardian) - Measures will not result in immediate reduction of workforce, USPS...

Anyone who got a $1,200 stimulus check the first time is likely to get one again for the same amount

Anyone who got a $1,200 stimulus check the first time is...

(Yahoo News) - Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said on Thursday that there was...

US black-white inequality in 6 stark charts

US black-white inequality in 6 stark charts

(CNN) - The nationwide protests following the death of a black man, George Floyd,...

Big Changes May Be Coming to Your Next Stimulus Check

Big Changes May Be Coming to Your Next Stimulus Check

If another round of stimulus is in the cards, expect it to differ in a couple of...

U.S. consumer spending tanks; savings hit record high

U.S. consumer spending tanks; savings hit record high

(Reuters) - U.S. consumers cut spending by the most on record for the second straight...

Corporations Praise Frontline Workers as 'Heroes' While Refusing to Pay Them More

Corporations Praise Frontline Workers as 'Heroes' While...

(Common Dreams) - "I personally get really sick and tired of turning on the TV and...

Grocery Store Chain Kroger Is Planning To End 'Hero Pay'

Grocery Store Chain Kroger Is Planning To End 'Hero Pay'

(NPR) - The nation's largest grocery store chain ends its so-called "hero pay" —...